Scheduler-Transit Vehicles
Faithful Gould - Houston, TX

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Job

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Transport Planners/Planners/Schedulers

Industry

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Construction, Project and Cost Consultancy, Transportation

Primary Location

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United States-Texas-Houston

Employment Category

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Permanent

Employment Type

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Full Time - Shift

Job Summary

Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years. Globally, Atkins is the largest UK-based engineering and design consultancy and the world's 11th largest design firm with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

At Atkins, we offer our employees more than just a job; we offer an opportunity to shape the world for generations to come through innovative and sound design. As the official engineer of the 2012 London Olympics, few companies can rival the size and diversity of our projects. Whether it’s the concept for a new skyscraper, the upgrade of a rail network, the modeling of a flood defense system or the improvement of a management process, we plan, design and enable solutions.

Atkins seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our Program Controls staff as a Scheduler-Transit Vehicles.

Job Description:
Performs schedule review and analysis of LRT Vehicle Manufacturer’s schedule and monthly updates, reviews and optimizes schedule critical path and coordinates schedule risk analysis, prepares milestone reports and reviews manufacturers schedule on completeness and accuracy, performs analysis of schedule time impacts, writes technical reports and prepares summary schedules and exhibits as assigned, attends and participates in project meetings.

Candidate needs to have demonstrated LRT vehicle experience from the manufacturing process thru start-up testing and commissioning.

Candidate needs to be intimately familiar with the vehicle manufacturing process to review manufacturing schedule updates and to help client respond to manufacturer schedule slippages / time impacts and to assist with reviewing recovery schedules to mitigate any delays to the project.

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace.

Job Details

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelors degree in engineering or relevant experience with major transit projects.

Minimum 10 years scheduling experience in Light Rail Transit projects with minimum of 5 years of specific experience in the manufacturing, assembly, testing and commissioning of Light Rail Vehicles (LRV).

Proficient in Primavera P6 scheduling software.

Independent Contractors are welcome to apply.

Candidate needs to have demonstrated LRT vehicle experience from the manufacturing process thru start-up testing and commissioning.

Candidate needs to be intimately familiar with the vehicle manufacturing process to review manufacturing schedule updates and to help client respond to manufacturer schedule slippages / time impacts and to assist with reviewing recovery schedules to mitigate any delays to the project.

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